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Thulani Hlatshwayo chats to Sport24

Cape Town - In an exclusive interview, Bafana Bafana captain THULANI HLATSHWAYO talks about South Africa's expectations at AFCON 2019, ...


Kganyago says banks could handle potential Eskom default

South Africa's banking industry would be able to withstand a default by Eskom, but the impact on pension funds is ...


Some of the new faces in Parliament's 'Shady Pines', the NCOP

Some of the veteran parliamentary journalists refer to the National Council of Provinces (NCOP) as Shady Pines - the old ...


Data fails to capture complexity of SA's unemployment crisis

It's been 25 years since democracy dawned in South Africa. But apartheid's legacies still scar the country. Poverty remains high; ...


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Assange hit with new charges, could see him jailed for 175 years

WASHINGTON DC - A federal grand jury has returned an 18-count superseding indictment against Julian Assange,  the founder of WikiLeaks, ...

Fears Ebola epidemic could spread beyod DRC

KINSHASA, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Central Africa) - With the Democratic Republic of the Congo's worst ever Ebola outbreak ...

India Poll - Modi wins a majority of seats

NEW DELHI/KOLKATA, India - Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Hindu-nationalist party scored a historic victory in India's general election, his foreign ...

Pentagon wants reports on unidentified flying objects

U.S. Navy pilots and sailors won't be considered crazy for reporting unidentified flying objects, under new rules meant to encourage them ...

Hamas and UNRWA to blame for plight of Gazans, Greenblatt tells UNSC

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. President Donald Trump's Special Envoy to the Middle East and one of two Chief ...

Major casualties after Indonesian election protests turn violent

JAKARTA, Indonesia - Six people lost their lives while more than 200 suffered injuries after mobs clashed with security forces ...

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Wall Street joins world markets sell-off

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks fell sharply on Thursday, joining a global sell-off which saw equity markets around ...

Train under development in China will reach speeds of 600kph

QINGDAO, China - A high-speed train capable of reaching speeds of 600 kilometers per hour (373 miles per hour) is ...

Asian stocks fall across the board

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks were lower across the board in Asia on Thursday, while the U.S. dollar gained new ground.Japan's ...

India gets 3/4 billion dollar loan for railways track electrification

NEW DELHI, India - The Indian government is borrowing $750 million equivalent in Indian Rupees, in what will be the ...

Stalling of trade talks weighs on Wall Street

NEW YORK, New York - The U.S. stock markets were largely unchanged on Wednesday, although all the major indices recorded ...

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Fears Ebola epidemic could spread beyod DRC

KINSHASA, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Central Africa) - With the Democratic Republic of the Congo's worst ever Ebola outbreak ...


Libyan hostilities could see country become permanently divided

NEW YORK, New York - Libya is on the brink of a civil war which could result in the country ...


As migrant numbers swell on the US-Mexico border, so do unmet needs

A short walk over the bridge that connects the United States to Mexico, a group of 14 Guatemalans, the youngest ...


Barriers remain for women in SA workplace ? brand expert

While there are no institutional restrictions on women in the workplace in South Africa, there are a number of barriers ...


South Africa part of collateral damage from US-China trade war

South Africa may be almost 12 000 kilometers from Beijing and even further away from Washington DC, but is still ...


Thulani Hlatshwayo chats to Sport24

Cape Town - In an exclusive interview, Bafana Bafana captain THULANI HLATSHWAYO talks about South Africa's expectations at AFCON 2019, ...


Hotel Review

Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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